Does the UPPAbaby Mesa Infant Car Seat come with a base? When you purchase the Mesa car seat from an UPPABaby dealer, it includes one car seat base as well.
Does the Mesa car seat need a base?
You can get a tight and secure installation of your car seat without using the base. You can install the MESA using just the seat belt. Check out your MESA manual to read about seat belt installation with only the carrier.
Does car seat come with base?
A car seat base normally is used with group 0+ infant car seats. It is sold separately from the infant seat, and normally remains permanently fitted in the vehicle – it then allows you to simply click the infant seat on and off the base.
What does the UPPABaby Mesa come with?
Included infant insert plus wedge and low harness position comfortably and snugly accommodate preemies and smaller newborns weighing 4-8 lb. Car seat weighs 9.9 lb.; base weighs 9.02 lb.
Can u use a carseat without the base?
Clearly it’s preferred to use your infant car seat with the base, but if you’re traveling with baby, it’s much safer to use your seat without the base than to not use a car seat at all. Do ensure that your seat CAN actually be installed without a base.
Is the UPPAbaby Mesa worth it?
We recommend the UPPAbaby MESA if you can bump up your budget for a premium seat. The extra features are great and we love the natural wool fabric (less nasty chemicals and more breathable for your baby). But only you can decide if that’s worth the extra $150 compared to the Chicco KeyFit 30.
Why is UPPAbaby so expensive?
There are many factors that affect pricing – as a luxury baby gear brand, UPPAbaby is among the higher-priced options because of the quality of materials used, sophisticated product design, plus extended warranty and features.
Do all infant car seats need a base?
Typically, you don’t need the base to properly use your car seat — it’s just a convenience. To install without the base, just thread the seat belt through the grooves on the side of the seat and tighten in the same manner as above. It should look something like this (for American car seats).
Should car seat go behind driver or passenger?
Place the car seat in the backseat.
The safest spot for your baby is always in the backseat — preferably in the middle spot, away from passenger-side air bags. If your car doesn’t fit a car seat securely there, place the seat on either side of the backseat (or, if you drive an SUV, in the second row).
How long can you use UPPAbaby Mesa?
Yes, all car seats have an expiration date. The MESA rear facing only car seat expires after seven years from the date of manufacture, or after a crash. Refer to labels on the bottom of carrier and base.
How long can baby use UPPAbaby Mesa?
Overall Review of the UPPAbaby MESA Infant Seat
The MESA has a maximum weight limit of 35 pounds, a maximum height of 32 inches, and will last from the newborn stage through your baby’s first birthday (and well beyond). It promotes extended rear-facing, which is best practice when traveling with little ones.
Does UPPAbaby ever go on sale?
The UPPAbaby VISTA does not go on sale often, with the exception of discontinued products or colors, and no other sales are planned for the foreseeable future.
How do you install an infant car seat base?
With a Seat Belt
- Read your car seat’s instruction manual and your vehicle’s owner manual. …
- Place the car seat base in the back seat of your vehicle.
- Carefully thread the seat belt through the rear-facing belt path. …
- Buckle the seat belt.
- Lock the seat belt.
- Press down firmly on the car seat base and tighten.
How do you install a Graco infant car seat without the base?
To install, set the car seat on the vehicle seat, line up the level to ground line to level, thread the seat belt through the plastic guides on the car seat, lock the seat belt, press your weight into the back of the car seat, and tighten.